Bug#636872: Xemacs recently began displaying multiple red cursors
On Sat, Aug 6, 2011 at 10:49:13 -0500, Steve M. Robbins wrote:
> Package: xorg
> Version: 1:7.6+7
> Severity: normal
> In June, I noticed a problem with xemacs 21.4.22-3.1, which is nearly
> a year old. The editor window began "leaving behind" copies of the
> red cursor box. See attached screenshot. Redrawing the window
> (e.g. using CTRL-L) is enough to clear up the cursors.
> Since xemacs hasn't changed since July 2010, the bug is presumably
> caused by something else. Maybe Xorg (I use RADEON: Driver for ATI
> Radeon chipsets).
> I haven't noticed this behaviour in any other application.
if this is still an issue, can you track it down to a particular
upgrade of the X driver or kernel?